Private Equity: History, Governance, and Operations
Filled with a wealth of detail, practice tips, and examples, Private Equity: History, Governance, and Operations Second Edition brings together an investment dream team to provide you with an indispensable reference on various private equity issues.
Starting with a thorough overview of the history of private equity (PE), how governance structures differ between private equity portfolio companies and those of public corporations, and how the operations of PE portfolio companies can be improved, Private Equity, Second Edition provides valuable information for a broad spectrum of readers, including high net-worth individuals, accountants and auditors, and private equity portfolio managers. Here, you'll discover a goldmine of information centered on private equity, including:
Trends in private equity
Overall industry and fundraising trends
Harvesting private equity investments through IPOs
Legal considerations surrounding IPOs
Harvesting investments through mergers and acquisitions
Intellectual property and private equity
The private equity governance model
The value of internal control
Financial statement fraud and the investment decision
Contemporary business and competitive intelligence
How to perform manufacturing due diligence assessments
The Second Edition of this valuable handbook presents a novel framework for the analysis of private equity investments. Loaded with rich details on the PE industry, Private Equity contains all the information you need to know to become a better investor by employing sound governance practices and operations know-how.